Category: Race series
F3 and GP2: new dates announced
Curious about this year’s GP2 and British F3 International series? Both have recently published their 2009 calendars, which you can check out on our race dates page.Categorised under: Archive, British F3, GP2, Site newsTagged as: British F3 International, GP2
GP2 Asia to get night-racing event
Seems like Singapore may have started a trend… now every circuit and series hopes to host its own night race, and in GP2 Asia this year the privilege goes to Qatar.Tagged as: Bruno Michel, GP2 Asia, Losail International Circuit
Max Chilton signs for Carlin
It’s always interesting to keep an eye on which drivers are rated by Hampshire-based Carlin Motorsport, as that team numbers among its current personnel Jaime Alguersuari, Brendon Hartley and Oliver Turvey. And the good news is that another young Brit is about to get a chance to shine.Categorised under: Archive, British F3Tagged as: British F3 International, Carlin, Max Chilton, Oliver Turvey, Trevor Carlin
F1: when are the ‘motorsport valley’ car launches due?
The launch of 2009’s F1 cars is always a moment of high excitement for fans but in Britain it plays another role – as a showcase for one of the country’s unsung industries, and one that certainly needs every boost it can get in these uncertain economic times.Tagged as: Adrian Newey, Force India, Formula One, Honda, McLaren, Mercedes, Paddy Lowe, Pat Fry, Red Bull Racing, Renault F1, Toyota, Williams F1
Jonathan Palmer: motorsport will survive lean times
Brands Hatch supremo Jonathan Palmer has said he believes motorsport can see out the lean times of the credit crunch and continue to thrive.Tagged as: Brands Hatch, Formula Two, Jonathan Palmer, Lewis Hamilton, MotorSport Vision
British GP: East Midlands Airport the key?
Interesting times in the continuing quest by Donington Park to be ready to host the British Grand Prix in 2010 – will the neighbouring airport prove to be a bigger issue than planning or transport, as its radar interferes with TV communications?Tagged as: British Grand Prix, Donington Park, Ted Kravitz
F1: Jerez and Portimao test reports 17/12/08
Sebastian Vettel wrested back his crown as Red Bull’s leading young Turk after having been uncharacteristically outpointed by the team’s test driver.
F1: Jerez and Portimao test reports 16/12/08
We’re not saying it’s quite time to recall the processional days of Michael Schumacher – but we’re handing out no prizes for guessing who topped the timesheets at Jerez yet again yesterday…
F1: Jerez and Portimao test reports 15/12/08
F1 testing has continued at two venues this week, with five of the nine teams furthering work on their 2009-spec cars.